thereof (except, if applicable, for one Note representing a residual portion of each class which may be issued in a different denomination).
(b) The Notes shall be executed on behalf of the Issuing Entity by any of its Authorized Officers. The signature of any such Authorized Officer on the Notes may be manual or facsimile.
(c) Notes bearing the manual or facsimile signature of individuals who were at any time Authorized Officers of the Issuing Entity shall bind the Issuing Entity, notwithstanding that such individuals or any of them have ceased to hold such office prior to the authentication and delivery of such Notes or did not hold such office at the date of such Notes.
(d) The Indenture Trustee, in exchange for the Grant of the Receivables and the other components of the Trust Estate, simultaneously with the Grant to the Indenture Trustee of the Receivables and the constructive delivery to the Indenture Trustee of the Receivables Files and the other assets and components of the Trust Estate, shall cause to be authenticated and delivered to or upon the order of the Issuing Entity (an Authentication Order) Notes for original issue in the aggregate principal amount of $1,115,950,000 comprised of (i) Class A-1 Notes in the aggregate principal amount of $228,000,000, (ii) Class A-2 Notes in the aggregate principal amount of $385,000,000, (iii) Class A-3 Notes in the aggregate principal amount of $370,000,000, (iv) Class A-4 Notes in the aggregate principal amount of $75,220,000, (v) Class B Notes in the aggregate principal amount of $23,540,000, (vi) Class C Notes in the aggregate principal amount of $19,620,000 and (vii) Class D Notes in the aggregate principal amount of $14,570,000. The aggregate principal amount of all Notes outstanding at any time may not exceed $1,115,950,000, except as provided in Section 2.5.
(e) No Note shall be entitled to any benefit under this Indenture or be valid or obligatory for any purpose unless there appears on such Note a certificate of authentication substantially in the form set forth in Exhibit C-1, C-2, C-3, C-4 and C-5, as applicable, executed by the Indenture Trustee by the manual signature of one of its Authorized Officers; such certificate upon any Note shall be conclusive evidence, and the only evidence, that such Note has been duly authenticated and delivered hereunder.
SECTION 2.3 Temporary Notes.
(a) Pending the preparation of Definitive Notes, if any, the Issuing Entity may execute, and upon receipt of an Issuing Entity Order the Indenture Trustee shall authenticate and deliver, such Temporary Notes which are printed, lithographed, typewritten, mimeographed or otherwise produced, of the tenor of the Definitive Notes in lieu of which they are issued and with such variations as are consistent with the terms of this Indenture as the officers executing such Notes may determine, as evidenced by their execution of such Notes.
(b) If Temporary Notes are issued, the Issuing Entity shall cause Definitive Notes to be prepared without unreasonable delay. After the preparation of Definitive Notes, the Temporary Notes shall be exchangeable for Definitive Notes upon surrender of the Temporary Notes at the Agency Office of the Issuing Entity to be maintained as provided in Section 3.2, without charge to the Noteholder. Upon surrender for cancellation of any one or more